Throughout the year, there are always many opportunities available to undergraduates to enhance your knowledge and experience in the field of Economics.  Below are different types of opportunities currently available.


On July 31st, the Ec Department will launch the second round of its Semester Undergraduate Program for Economics Research (SUPER), which pairs students with faculty for semester-long RA positions. Find details on our website.


Types of Opportunities:

Jobs, Research Analysts or Assistantships, Internships  For Seniors  Funding Opportunities  Other Interesting Opportunities

Jobs, Research Analysts or Assistantships, Internships

  • Course Assistant: Professor Ben Enke is seeking a course assistant for Economics and Morality. The CA will collaborate with Prof. Enke and TFs on various aspects of the course. A strong knowledge of Stata is a must (posted 7/26/2021)
  • Part-Time Research Assistant: Chika Okafor, a PhD Candidate in Economics at Harvard University and JD Graduate of Yale Law School is seeking a part-time Research Assistant to work on various projects (posted 7/7/2021)
  • Pathways to Research and Doctoral Careers (PREDOC): A one-stop place where undergraduate students from any backgrounds can find all the information they need, including available RA job positions around the country, educational material to prepare for e.g. data tests, guidance on courses to take, testimonials, and more (posted 10/13/2020)
  • Research Internships: The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is seeking summer interns for 2021. Interns will learn about economics in the United States through the perspective of the Federal Reserve System (posted 9/29/2020)
  • Qualitative Research Analyst Internship: Stevens Capital Management LP is offering full-time summer internships and part-time work throughout the school year. Available for qualified students at each of the undergraduate, masters, and PhD levels (reposted 10/7/2020)
  • Internship and full post-grad opportunities: Avascent (reposted 10/7/2020)
  • Research Assistants: Economics Studies Program at Brookings Institution is seeking research assistants for various projects (reposted 10/7/2020)

For Seniors

  • Compilation of job opportunities for graduating seniors interested in research-based careers​.
  • Research Fellow: MIT Blueprint Labs is seeking a full time research fellow to support market design research and other initiatives. Applications due Sep 27 (posted 7/27/2021)
  • Full Time Research Specialist: Princeton University's Industrial Relations Section is seeking a full time research specialist to assist faculty members in all aspects of research (posted 7/21/2021)
  • Full Time Research AssistantThe Mongan Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital is seeking a full-time Research Assistant to support the research activities of investigators within the Program for Clinical Economics and Policy Analysis (CEPA) beginning in summer/fall 2021 (posted 4/27/2021)
  • Full Time Pre-Doctoral Fellow: Professors Ben Enke and Thomas Graeber (HBS) are seeking a full time pre-doctoral fellow for the academic year 2021-2022 to collaborate on all aspects of research (posted 3/31/2021)
  • Full Time Research Assistants: The Brookings Institution’s Economic Studies Program is seeking to hire approximately 6-8 new assistants. Research assistants are hired for two year appointments (posted 8/19/2020)

Funding Opportunities

Other Interesting Opportunities